Top 5 Stories of 2014

5-Star Dialysis Rating System To Debut

'Dialysis Facility Compare' will tabulate publicly reported quality measures, such as transfusion rates and mortality.

VENOFER (iron sucrose) for anemia

Our slideshow reviews drug information for VENOFER (iron sucrose) indicated for the treatment of anemia in CKD patients.

An Easy and Cost-Effective HIPAA Safeguard: ...

Federal requirements mandate only that the entire workforce in a practice be trained as 'necessary and appropriate to their functions.'

Quiz: Strange Case of Post-Renal AKI

An Asian male in his 60s presented for a nephrology consultation. Take our latest quiz.

Kidney Week 2014 Coverage

Check out our complete coverage of the Kidney Week 2014 meeting in Philadelphia.

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MRA Treatments for ESRD Patients on ...

Recently, increasing attention focused on mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists in treating chronic kidney disease.
A Strange Case of Post-Renal Acute Kidney Injury

A Strange Case of Post-Renal Acute Kidney Injury

An Asian male in his 60s presented for a nephrology consultation. Five years ago he sought medical care with complaints ...

Bacillus Calmette-Guerin: Inequalities in Efficacy and Availability

Bacillus Calmette-Guerin: Inequalities in Efficacy and Availability

A 75-year-old man with significant coronary artery disease and renal insufficiency presented with painless gross hematuria and underwent a transurethral ...

Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

A Caucasian woman in her 20s was admitted for acute kidney injury. She had a living-related renal transplant from her ...

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

A 66-year-old man with an incidentally discovered 4.5 cm renal mass with RENAL Nephrometry Score of 2+2+3+p+3=10p underwent a left ...

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